Qualice LLC's chlorinated paraffins and olefins are used as secondary plasticizers, as well as, flame retardants in PVC. They can replace a portion of the primary plasticizer. Chlorinated paraffins used as flame retardants in polyolefins such as high-density polyethylene (HDPE) and high impact polystyrene (HIPS). A synergist such as antimony trioxide or magnesium hydroxide will enhance flame retardancy performance. Chlorinated paraffins have good thermal and UV stability

Application Examples

  • Automotive components
  • Electronic cabinets
  • Flexible vinyl films
  • Floor tiles & mats
  • Polyurethane foams
  • Vinyl hoses and belts
  • Wire and cable